Originally Posted by Moot
Does that mean the US owns the moon?
Yes it does.
"He who does not think himself worth saving from poverty and ignorance by his own efforts, will hardly be thought worth the efforts of anybody else." -- Frederick Douglass, Self-Made Men (1872)
Originally Posted by US Conservative
There are roads, but they are camel/goat roads.
Im guessing the fact that both Sudan and Egypt dont want the area means there is not much potential in the region.
That's what most of the world thought about Saudi Arabia and a few other places until the discovery of oil and a demand for it happened.
Maybe that area is rich in 'rare' earth minerals.